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Pendle to be carved up in radical boundary proposals

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Burnley MP Julie Cooper, Ribble Valley MP Nigel Evans and Pendle MP Andrew Stephenson will see their constituencies change

Ballot box carve up and fewer MPs on the cards

Politics
Be brave and don't shave this December.

Decembeard: North West ready to tackle bowel cancer

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The Government has been accused of double standards

Row breaks out over house building policy

News

Burnley man convicted of killing partner

Crime

Doctors should send pre-diabetes patients to weight watchers, say experts

Health

Air bag concerns force Mercedes-Benz recall

Transport
Rivington Services

Revealed: The best and worst motorway service areas

Transport
Pupils celebrate their school's success

Headteacher praised for transforming school

Education

Air bag concerns force Mercedes-Benz recall

Transport
Rivington Services

Revealed: The best and worst motorway service areas

Transport

Dominic Raab - Why tougher sentences for those who bring death and destruction to our roads are needed

Crime
Do you have a short fuse behind the wheel

Seven types of bad driver revealed

Transport

VIDEO: Chilling footage shows moment child’s buggy rolls into the path of freight train

Transport

Burnley man convicted of killing partner

Crime

Heartless thieves target elderly Colne couple

Crime

Dominic Raab - Why tougher sentences for those who bring death and destruction to our roads are needed

Crime
The defendant said: "I'm guilty. I'm very ashamed and very sorry."

Recovering heroin addict steals 10 bottles of hard liquour

Crime

Headteacher praised for transforming school

Education

University robots to improve the care of older people, patients and autistic children

Education
Mark Taft (left) with apprentices.

Nelson & Colne College chef initiative claims national award

Business
Ben Mee at the launch with local pupils

Claret kicks off school's next generation football pitch

News

Air bag concerns force Mercedes-Benz recall

Transport
Rivington Services

Revealed: The best and worst motorway service areas

Transport
There is currently no legal requirement for employers to provide paid time off for grieving parents

New laws propose two weeks paid leave for parents after death of child

Business
Do you have a short fuse behind the wheel

Seven types of bad driver revealed

Transport

Pendle to be carved up in radical boundary proposals

News
Burnley MP Julie Cooper, Ribble Valley MP Nigel Evans and Pendle MP Andrew Stephenson will see their constituencies change

Ballot box carve up and fewer MPs on the cards

Politics
The Government has been accused of double standards

Row breaks out over house building policy

News
Across the UK, 35 million plastic bottles and 20 million aluminium cans are sold every day

Councils could save £35m from cashback schemes for bottles and cans

Environment
The author, playwright and broadcaster Alan Bennett

Alan Bennett urges public funding of 'indispensable' libraries

Politics

Britain set to be lashed by Ophelia's tail on anniversary of great storm

Environment
Michael Fish giving his infamous weather forecast in 1987

Michael Fish would not have got 1987 storm spot-on, even with supercomputer

Environment
Across the UK, 35 million plastic bottles and 20 million aluminium cans are sold every day

Councils could save £35m from cashback schemes for bottles and cans

Environment
Rain will also be heavy at times especially over north-west England

Forecasters warn of travel disruption amid high winds and heavy rain

News

Decembeard: North West ready to tackle bowel cancer

News
About nine in 10 people with diabetes have type 2 diabetes

Doctors should send pre-diabetes patients to weight watchers, say experts

Health
Thornton Hill has been rated as 'Good' by the CQC.

Skipton care home gets thumbs up from CQC

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Patients may be banned from attending A&E departments

Plan to ban A&E walk-ins without referral

Health
Who should get the flu jab?

Everything you need to know about this year’s flu jab - and why you should get it right now

Health